Month: February 2016

“Ask the Teacher”: My Latest Appearance on The Social

I was back at The Social today answering questions from viewers and hosts about hot topics like cell phones in classrooms, parent/teacher relationships, bullying, pulling kids out of school for vacation…and more! The video can be found here: http://www.thesocial.ca/Real-Life/Family/The-inside-scoop-on-life-in-the-classroom Thanks to Le Chateau for providing my gorgeous dress, shoes and bracelet (it’s high praise when Melissa […] Read more…

Tweens and Goal Setting

Today I am pleased to introduce my special guest blogger, Renae Quinton from Crystal Clear Goal Setting, sharing her thoughts on how tweens benefit from setting goals. *********** Tweens have dreams, big dreams. They are not afraid to dream the impossible. There is no impossible in the minds of the youth. As a parent your […] Read more…

The Meaning of Flower Colours

I receive a *lot* of media releases in my inbox: most that are not relevant to This Mom Loves and my readers, many that don’t pique my interest, and some that are great but I just don’t have time to pursue. This week when I received this information about the meaning of flower colours (just […] Read more…

Kate’s Favourite Things – February 2016

It’s a short and sweet list this month, and I’m including only the items that I would recommend. (Believe me, there are some that didn’t make the cut!) MOVIES (I’m trying to work my way through the Oscar nominees!) Joy Jennifer Lawrence was brilliant but to me (and my three companions) the movie – a […] Read more…